Join or Renew Membership

The CAD-ASC has three memberships: National Individual Membership, Provincial Affiliates and Organizational Affiliates

Join among thousands and become part of the Canadian Association of the Deaf-Association des Sourds du Canada (CAD-ASC), the oldest national consumer organization of, by and for Deaf individuals in Canada. As not-for-profit organization, the CAD-ASC welcomes everyone who supports its mission and objectives. Your membership makes it possible for the CAD-ASC to promote and protect the rights, needs and concerns of Deaf people in Canada through advocacy efforts for having its interests represented at national level.

National Individual Membership

  • Regular- $25.00/yr


Provincial and Organizational Affiliates

  • Provincial- $300/yr
  • Organizational- $75/yr


Benefits of Membership:

Benefits to being a national individual member, provincial affiliates and organizational affiliates includes but is not limited to:

  • Monthly e-blast emails and other timely announcements including video email update;
  • 10 percent discount on all CAD-ASC publications and merchandise;
  • Resourceful website on issues and position papers and resources for anyone looking for information related to Deaf issues and community;
  • Opportunities to interact with members and community at events such as conference, workshops, training, townhall meetings, and others;
  • Invitation to join various committees, taskforces, representations and strategic teams to help shape the CAD-ASC agenda;
  • Opportunity to run for an election for the Board of Directors position;
  • Provincial Affiliates can send up to two representatives and Organizational Affiliates can send one representative to the CAD-ASC AGM and each affiliates will have voting privileges as per by-laws, which includes the opportunity to submit motions and bylaws amendments in 60 days advance notice; and
  • National individual members will receive your own CAD-ASC membership card and, each person will have voting privileges on motions and business matters before our 2016 CAD-ASC AGM through the community meetings organized and hosted by Provincial Affiliates and/or Organizational Affiliates.